Pink tower

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This pink house was Teaser number 13. What’s special about it is not that it’s pink, but that it is the only merchant’s house complete with tower that survived the bombings of WWII.

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In the 1700’s many of the merchants included a watchtower in their houses. From up there  they would keep track of when their ships sailed into the harbour with their precious cargo.

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This tower in Via Scali delle Cantine has overlooked two fortresses and the Venezia area for three centuries. The things it must have seen…

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2 comments on “Pink tower

  1. hundring says:

    Jåsa!
    Det är hundarna som gör’et.

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